A UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between current champion Daniel Cormier and former champion Jon Jones had been targeted for this event. However, Jones was pulled out of the fight by USADA due to a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collection on June 16.
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Unable to defend himself from Jones’ strikes, Cormier was knocked out in the third round. The decision has since been overturned to a no-contest after Jones tested positive for a turinabol metabolite and Daniel Cormier was reinstalled as champion.Mar 2, 2021
Former UFC lightweight champion and one of the all-time best fighters, Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed that he belongs with the UFC GOATS and also listed the fighters he feels belong on the top with him. UFC’s list of Greatest Of All Time Fighters(GOAT) has always been a topic which all MMA fans debate about.Jul 15, …
Top 10 Fighters of All Time #8: Manny Pacquiao. #7: Georges St-Pierre. #6: Mike Tyson. #5: Muhammad Ali. #4: Joe Louis. #3: Bruce Lee. #2: Anderson Silva. #1: Sugar Ray Robinson. Cited by many as history’s greatest boxer, Robinson is the man for whom the pound-for-pound rankings were created.
In August, it was announced that an ‘A’ sample of Jon Jones collected a day before the fight tested positive for a banned substance called Turinabol. Jones was put on provisional suspension, and once sample ‘B’ came back positive as well, CSAC announced the overturning of the result to a no contest.Mar 14, 2021
Jon Jones IS undefeated. He lost, but he was not defeated.
Jon Jones Record: 26-1-0 (1 NC) W/L Fighter Method loss Jon Jones Matt Hamill DQ win Jon Jones Jake O’Brien SUB Guillotine Choke win Jon Jones Stephan Bonnar U-DEC win Jon Jones Andre Gusmao U-DEC